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First private Moon landing attempt happening today
26/04/2023 12:01 PM | Click to read full article
Japanese company ispace is gearing up to make history with the first-ever successful private landing on the moon. The Hakuto-R lander is scheduled to touch down on the lunar surface today at 10:10 PM IST. The live stream will begin at 8:30 PM IST. The primary landing site for this monumental mission is the Atlas Crater, situated at the southeastern outer edge of Mare Frigoris, also known as the "Sea of Cold."